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The best place for a Writer to retreat!

An alternative to Northern Spain is Fuerteventura see ‘Island of the Wind available at

Villa Flavina

What a magical place to stay! 


I ride to it on my Motorbike.  Down a winding route into the mountains of the Sierra De la Demanda, East of Burgos.  Turning of the Logrono road at Ibeas one is soon onto a rural road though it is in pretty good condition, one continues up to the Embalse de Demanda and then on for Pradaluengo.  This is the closest town  (5 mins)  with shops, it has a market and a sort of Ferretaria  (hardware), a bread shop, and little supermarket style shop as well as restaurant/bar opposite to the market on the tight ‘U’ bend in the middle of the town.  You curve up and over a rise and THE VALLEY opens up ahead.  Cross the little river amongst the poplar trees and up the valley you can see the Visigothic Church.  Up…

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